Friday, December 10, 2010

Northeast Contemporary Fiber Exhibition

Deadline: January 14, 2011 (RECEIVE)

Northeast Contemporary Fiber Exhibition
Surface Design Association &
Rochester Contemporary Art Center

Rochester, NY
April 1 - May 9, 2011


Rochester Contemporary Art Center, an innovative and growing gallery in upstate NY, is partnering with SDA to present a juried exhibition of contemporary Northeastern U.S. fiber art, April 1 - May 7, 2011. The SDA Contemporary Fiber Exhibit will coincide with the FiberArt International exhibition at Rochester's Memorial Art Gallery. The two offerings will create a high profile for fiber art in the region. All types of 2-D and 3-D works are welcome, including sculptural work and installations.

Who May Enter: SDA members living in the Northeast United States (Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Maine and Rhode Island). Note: It is possible to join SDA at time of entry.

Entries may include or combine:

surface design
mixed media
hand embroidery
knitting and crochet
fiber sculpture
basketry and/or handcrafted paper

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If you have additional questions, please contact NYS Area Rep Jeanne Beck at

Presented by the Surface Design Association and Rochester Contemporary Art Center